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Monday, June 11, 2012
ANDREW LEIBENGUTH/TIMES NEWS Emily Hartranft, 8, takes aim with a marshmallow gun during the East End Fire Company's community block party held over the weekend.


Monday, June 11, 2012
Alice Yanulevich

Alice Yanulevich, a resident of Heritage Hill Senior Community, Weatherly, formerly of Seybert Street in Hazleton, is celebrating her 90th birthday today. She is the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Bohenek, and is one of 12 children.

She was married for 54 years to the late Stanley Yanulevich, who passed away in 2005. She is the mother of three children: the late Jeanette Malisko, Susan Shane and Stanley Yanulevich Jr. She has eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Monday, June 11, 2012
KAREN CIMMS/TIMES NEWS Members of HTO Services Song and Dance Group entertained members and guests of the Lehighton Woman's Club at the club's spring dinner at the Normal Square Inn.

Members of the Lehighton Woman's Club gathered for their spring dinner last week at Normal Square Inn in Mahoning Township.

The evening included entertainment and the installation of officers for 2012-2013, as well as a sharing of the club's history from 1953 through the present.

The club will celebrate its 100th anniversary next year.

Joan Hanosek conducted the installation ceremony, where Shirley Rodgers, president of the club for the last four years, passed her gavel to new club president Nancy Carlson.

Friday, June 8, 2012
Mr. and Mrs. Anthony M. Keller

Nicole Sarah Nothstein, daughter of Jerry and Cindy Nothstein of Lehighton, and Anthony Matthew Keller, son of Werner and Loretta Liegel of Alderson, W.V., were united in marriage on May 19, 2012 at First Baptist Church in Alderson.

The double ring ceremony was officiated by Pastor John Hunt.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose Kristy Jones of Palmerton to be her maid of honor.

Bridesmaids included Trish Zimmerman and Kelly Jordon, both of Palmerton, and Farrin Snyder of Slatington.

Mackenzie Moser, daughter of the bride, was the flower girl.

Friday, June 8, 2012

The American Cancer Society will host a Look Good, Feel Better makeover workshop from 4-6 p.m., June 11 at the American Cancer Society Office, 16 N. Fourth St., Minersville. The session is free and open to all female cancer patients actively undergoing cancer treatment.

During the session, trained cosmetologists will meet with patients to discuss ways of using makeup and accessories to minimize appearance-related side effects of chemotherapy and radiation treatment.

Friday, June 8, 2012
Aubrey Ann Oswald

OSWALD A daughter, Aubrey Ann Oswald, was born at 8:56 a.m. on April 10, 2012 at St. Luke's Hospital, Allentown, to Heather and Matthew Oswald of Tamaqua.

She weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 19 inches long.

The new baby was welcomed home by an older sibling, Parker, who is 6 years old.

Maternal grandparents are Glenn and Debra Hill of New Ringgold.

Paternal grandparents are Mike and Claudene Oswald, also of New Ringgold.

Friday, June 8, 2012
Daisy Mae Valentine

Daisy Mae Valentine, 15, daughter of Michelle Rex and David Valentine of Tamaqua, has been selected as a state finalist in the National American Miss Pageant.

The event will be held Aug. 12-13 in Harrisburg.

Daisy Mae will participate in the junior teen division.

Her hobbies include softball, swimming, camping, writing and spending time with her friends.

She enjoys providing her friends with makeovers, hairstyling tips and creating nail designs.

Friday, June 8, 2012
Mr. and Mrs. Pete Herzog recently celebrated their golden wedding anniversary.

Pete and Nancy Herzog of Slatington recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends at the Emerald Fire Company.

The were married at Union United Church of Christ, Neffs, by the Rev. Robert J. Urffer on May 19, 1962.

Both Pete and Nancy are graduates of Slatington High School.

Prior to their retirement, Pete was employed by Mack Trucks for 31 years.

Nancy was employed by the Lehigh County Housing Authority for 18 years, and prior to that, by the Northern Lehigh School District.

Friday, June 8, 2012
Mr. and Mrs. Brad Klatka

Shawna Selena Lizbinski, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Randy Richards of Berwick and Robert Yeagle of Lamar, Pa.; and Brad Klatka, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Klatka, Andreas, were united in marriage on April 28, 2012 at Bentley's in Ashley.

The ceremony was performed by the Rev. Craig Lutz.

Given in marriage by her son, Joshua Lizbinski, the bride chose, Jessica Metrick, as matron of honor, and Nikki Lockard, as maid of honor.

Bridesmaids were Desiree Richards, sister of the bride; Malania Gelezinsky; Nikki Klatka, sister of the bridegroom; and Nikki Stover.

Friday, June 8, 2012

Andrew Charles Leavitt, 66 Second St., First Floor, Slatington, and Julia Anne Whitehead, 802 Twin Crest Drive, Lehighton.

Robert William Craigie, 20 W. Garibaldi Ave., Nesquehoning, and Mary Helen Craigie, 148 First St., Coaldale.

Zachariah Robert Zern and Christa Susan Malkowicz, 2204 Orioles Rd., Lehighton.

Kenneth Edward Heckman, 217 Center St., Parryville, and Patricia Lynn Howarth, 251 N. Second St., Lehighton.

Ryan Peter Brownmiller and Georgina Lisa Semmel, 234 Church St., Lehighton.